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Kalahari Resort Unveils 110, 000-Square-Foot Indoor Theme Park to Offer an Unprecedented Climate-Controlled Getaway


Kalahari Resort Continues to Expand Under-One-Roof Offerings as $20 Million Addition Connects Four Buildings – 

The economy may be slowing, but the action at Kalahari Resort is high-octane, thanks to a $20 million investment. Kalahari Resort, located in Wisconsin Dells, Wis. which is known for its concentration of 18 indoor waterparks, today unveiled its 110, 000-square-foot Indoor Theme Park which features a wide array of indoor activities including: a six-story Ferris wheel, multi-level go-cart track, a carousel, laser tag, ropes course and much more. The addition adds to Kalahari’s plethora of indoor attractions, which include one of America’s largest indoor waterparks.

The new Indoor Theme Park, which was opened with live appearances from Justice and Siren from NBC’s hit show "American Gladiators, " connects Kalahari Resort and Convention Center — which currently features a 125, 000-square-foot indoor waterpark, 742 guestrooms and suites, eight dining options, Spa Kalahari and Salon, three shopping outlets and a 100, 000-square-foot convention center — to Damon’s Grill and the 15-screen Desert Cinema via an indoor walkway to continue to offer distinctive "under-one-roof" entertainment.

"We’re taking our entertainment offerings one step further to offer guests a unique climate-controlled getaway they won’t find anywhere else, " says Todd Nelson, president and owner of Kalahari Resorts, which is known for its innovative indoor and outdoor waterparks.

Kalahari Resort’s Indoor Theme Park features include:
  —  Ferris Wheel over six stories high
  —  24 lanes of state-of-the-art Brunswick(R) bowling
  —  Hundreds of arcade games, simulators and redemption games
  —  18 holes of mini golf with a 25-foot waterfall
  —  LaZer Runner(TM) Laser Tag and 3, 500-square-foot Battle Arena
  —  28-foot African-themed carousel
  —  Climbing walls
  —  Five private party rooms
  —  1, 000-square-foot interactive dry play structure
  —  430-foot, two-story elevated adult and kiddie go-cart track
  —  20-foot high Sky Trail(R) ropes course
  —  Two Full Swing golf simulators with HD screens
  —  Sports bar including a dance floor
  —  Camp Kalahari Activity Center
  —  Wide array of food and beverage offerings

"We expect that the appeal of our new entertainment complex will go beyond leisure travel guests and will be of great interest to our convention groups planning creative meetings which include team building activities such as the ropes course, " says Nelson.

All day Indoor Theme Park admission is $19.95 for resort guests and $29.95 for non-resort guests. Day passes do not include bowling and golf simulators. Guests can also purchase individual attraction passes. For more information, go to

About Kalahari Resort — Wisconsin Dells

Kalahari Resort in Wisconsin Dells is a "world-away" waterpark experience in the heart of the Midwest. Situated along I-90/94, the authentically African-themed Kalahari Resort greets Wisconsin Dells visitors with a sneak peek of its colorful web of award-winning outdoor and indoor waterpark slides, attractions, and activities. The resort is home to America’s largest indoor waterpark, and offers more than one million gallons of water fun, 742 guestrooms, 10 stand along five-bedroom suites, the full-service Spa Kalahari and Salon, a fully-equipped fitness center, on-site restaurants including Kahunaville, unique retail shops, a 15-screen cinema and 100, 000-square-foot convention center. Kalahari also features Trappers Turn, a 27-hole award-winning golf course. A second Kalahari Resort is located in Sandusky, Ohio. For reservation and guest information, call 1-877-KALAHARI (525-2427) or visit: To review Kalahari Resort’s electronic press kit, go to

CONTACT: Rebecca Skinner, +1-206-420-7322,, for Kalahari Resort

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See also: Kalahari Resorts Unveils The Nation’s Largest Indoor Waterpark

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